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September 11, 2019

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Register for Pre Retirement Seminars

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3/4/2020   Belfast

3/11/2020 Kennebunk

3/18/2020 Skowhegan

3/25/2020 Auburn

4/1/2020  Ellsworth

November 01, 2019

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Through MEA Benefits Trust you already have SmartShopper. As a new
SmartShopper member, you can shop for medical care, compare costs and earn a cash reward.
Call your Personal Assistant at 1-844-328-1582 or visit the member portal at

For additional information


July 01, 2020

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Hearing Aid Benefit

Hearing Aid Benefits will be available to you upon your plan's annual renewal date, July 1, 2020. You will be receiving specific benefit information in the month of May.

January 20, 2020

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Medicare Advantage Educational Meetings

Medicare Advantage Meetings – Statewide meetings are in the process of being scheduled.  Please continue to check back to find an updated meeting list for a location convenient for you.

We are pleased to inform you that effective July 1, 2020, the Maine Education Association Benefits Trust (MEABT) will transition to a Group Medicare Advantage plan from Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield. The plan name is Anthem Medicare Preferred (PPO) with Senior Rx Plus. This plan offers both medical and prescription drug coverage (Part D). The new Medicare Advantage plan will replace your current Group Companion Plan. 

What you should expect next?

Starting in February 2020, we will host a series of benefit education meetings to provide you more information about Anthem Medicare Preferred (PPO) with Senior Rx Plus plan. Informational materials will be supplied at these meetings. Please make sure to check for additional meeting updates online or by calling the MEABT office at 207-622-4418, extension 2240, or toll free at 1-800-452-8709.

Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield has a dedicated First Impressions Welcome Team ready to answer questions you may have about the plan offering and provide support throughout the transition period. Please feel free to contact our First Impressions Welcome Center at 1-844-951-0624 (TTY: 711), Monday through Friday, 8 a.m. to 9 p.m. ET, except holidays.

TO REGISTER for one of the Medicare Advantage Educational Meetings, call the MEABT office at 207-622-4418, extension 2240, or toll free at 1-800-452-8709 extension 2240. OR REGISTER HERE

YOU MUST REGISTER IN ORDER TO ATTEND.   Enrollment is limited at each session so be sure to register early. 

To view dates of meetings, MEETINGS


February 13, 2020

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Medicare Advantage Meeting Pre-Recorded Session

MEABT Medicare Advantage Educational Presentation


Please copy the password below, before you "click" Play Recording.

Recording password: JpXPytw2


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